NCIC Mediator Details

Name Ford  F  Heath
City Beaufort
Phone 919-444-4212
County Carteret
Summary  of  Workers  Comp  Experience I  have  been  the  Workers  Compensation  /  Risk  Manager  for  the  Judicial  Branch  of  N  C  for  the  past  15  years.  I  have  participated  in  (  as  the  defendant  )  in  over  100  WC  Mediations.  I  am  certified  as    Superior  Court,  Employment  and  CSC  Mediator.  I  have  served  on  a  NC  Advisory  Board  for  WC  for  the  state  for  6  years.  (  worked  extensively  with  other  state  agencies  and  OSP  in  developing  WC  training  and  bid  processes  for  the  TPA  for  WC).  I  have  worked  closely  with  Lou  Kost  over  the  last  15  years  and  have  been  instrumental  in  developing  WC  programs  such  as  Return  to  Work  etc.
Rep.  Employees  % 0
Rep.  Employers  % 100

KEY TO MEDIATOR STATUS: An "a" indicates that the mediator is on the IC appointed list; a "c" indicates that the mediator is not on the IC appointed list but has asked to be included in the published list of mediators interested in mediating IC cases; a "sel" indicates that the mediator is not on either of these lists but has been selected by the parties to mediate IC cases previously; and a number in the status field indicates that number of hours a mediator is generally willing to travel each way to mediate IC cases without charging any additional fee for travel.
Hours  One  Way 3
Hrly.  Med.  Fee 150
Admin.  Fee 150
Canc.  Chg. 150
Travel  Exp. 50
Att.  for  party  in  comp  cases